On Tuesday, July 5, the defense Minister, Avigdor Lieberman, accompanied by the chief of the General staff Colonel-General Gadi Gadi eizenkot called for the division of Gas.
As reports a press-service of the Minister, the defense Minister received reports on the current situation from the commander of the Southern military district major-General Eyal Zamir, the commander of the division «Gas» Brigadier General Yehuda Fuchs, commander of the Northern brigade, Colonel ICA of Dolega, other officers of the division and made an inspection trip along the border with the Gaza strip.
No more official information about this trip have not been published.
A few weeks ago a group of journalists met with senior officials of the Ministry of defense (whose name was not called). Later, the media published the words of this officer that a new armed clash with Hamas is inevitable, but it will be the last for Hamas. It was also stated that Israel is not interested in controlling Gaza, and there is no alternative to the current government of Israel is doing in Gaza has nothing. In addition, the official stressed that Israel cannot indefinitely carry on a war of attrition in Gaza, but a new military confrontation must put an end to the Hamas government in the Gaza strip. The official of the Ministry said that Israel will not rush things.